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18m long
2.4m wide
3.2m high

Floor Height:
Low 0.45m
High 0.95m

Weight (tare):
18 tonnes


Approx 40 seats (depending on internal layout)
2 wheelchair positions
Total capacity 100 (including standing passengers)

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Primary Drive Line (per vehicle):
Ford 2 litre LPG engine
1x 12v battery for LPG unit
Through Newage marine gearbox-Tandler bevel box and 4 ‘V’ belt drive to flywheel
2x 12v battery supply for ancillary power
2 LPG bottles with electric change over
- fuel tank
- trackside electrical supply

Flywheel & Energy Store (per vehicle):
500kg 1m diam normal effective speed range 1000-2600 rpm

Linde hydrostatics through final drive gearbox, single axle drive
Second drive axle optional extra

Normal braking through transmission (i.e. regenerative) 1m/s2 (2.3mph/sec)
Emergency braking through sprung on, air off discs at 3m/s2 with normal adhesion
(Tread and or track brakes available if required)
Air operated sanding gear to the driven wheels

Running Gear:
Solid axle with wheels 610mm diam to tram or railway profiles to suit application
Suspension is of chevron type with coil spring optional

Heating (per vehicle):
2x Water heated air blown

15-40mph through normal operating range of flywheel

15m-radius minimum for standard gauge, smaller radii possible with narrow gauge vehicle

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Page last updated: 9 May, 2007
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12 Parry People Movers Ltd

Company no: 2652429 Registered in England
Registered office: Overend Road, Cradley Heath, West Midlands B64 7DD